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The theory of morality
Includes bibliographical references (p. -274) and index.
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Providing an introduction to moral theory that explains and critically examines the theories of such classical moral philosophers as Aristotle, Aquinas, Kant, Bentham, Mill, and Ross, this book acquaints students with the work of. A theory is a structured set of statements used to explain (or predict) a set of facts or concepts.
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Master–slave morality (German: Herren- und Sklavenmoral) is a central theme of Friedrich Nietzsche's works, particularly in the first essay of his book, On the Genealogy of che argued that there were two fundamental types of morality: "master morality" and "slave morality".Master morality values pride and power, while slave morality The theory of morality book kindness, empathy, and sympathy.
On The Genealogy of Morals is made up of three essays, all of which question and critique the value of our moral judgments based on a genealogical method whereby Nietzsche examines the origins and meanings of our different moral concepts. The first essay, "'Good and Evil,' 'Good and Bad'" contrasts what Nietzsche calls "master morality" and "slave morality.".
Morality can be a body of standards or principles derived from a code of conduct from a particular philosophy, religion or culture, or it can derive from a standard that a person believes should be universal.
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Book Description. Children must be taught morality. They must be taught to recognise the authority of moral standards and to understand what makes them authoritative. But there’s a problem: the content and justification of morality are matters of reasonable disagreement among reasonable people.
Introduction. The Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle's most important study of personal morality and the ends of human life, has for many centuries been a widely-read and influential written more than 2, years ago, it offers the modern reader many valuable insights into human needs and conduct.
Among its most outstanding features are Aristotle's insistence that there are no known. Lawrence Kohlberg's stages of moral development constitute an adaptation of a psychological theory originally conceived by the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget.
Kohlberg began work on this topic while being a psychology graduate student at the University of Chicago in and expanded upon the theory throughout his life.
The theory holds that moral reasoning, a necessary (but not sufficient. Best known for his revolutionary free-market economics treatise The Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith was first and foremost a moral philosopher.
In his first book, The Theory of Moral Sentiments, he investigated the flip side of economic self-interest: the interest of the greater good.
Smith's classic work advances ideas about conscience, moral judgement and virtue that have taken on renewed 5/5(1). A 1 S ﬁrst publication of the theory of moral sentiments, which was so long ago as the beginning of the yearseveral corrections, and a good many illus-trations of File Size: 1MB.
The best overall serious introduction to Kohlberg's work currently available. This book is quoted more than almost any other book on Kohlberg.A distinguished international group of scholars explore the strengths and probe the weaknesses of Lawrence Kohlberg's theoretical and empirical research into the dynamics of moral develomente and the texture of moral education.
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Effectively laying the groundwork for his later work in economics, Smith in The Theory of Moral Sentiments sets forth a theory of how we come to be moral, of how this morality functions on both individual and societal levels, and of what forces are likely to corrupt our sense of morality.
The main point that Smith makes is that our sense of morality is derived from our capacity to sympathize. Bernard Williams's remarkable essay on morality confronts the problems of writing moral philosophy, and offers a stimulating alternative to more systematic accounts that seem nevertheless to have left all the important issues somewhere off the page.
Williams explains, analyzes and distinguishes a number of key positions, from the purely amoral to notions of subjective or relative morality 5/5(1).
The Kessinger "book" is a bad reprint of a couple of chapters of Smith's entire "The Theory of Moral Sentiments" and runs less than their stated 60 pages. For half the price, you can get a brand new complete printed copy (running several hundred pages) or get the whole thing on Kindle for 99 cents.4/5().
Advertisement. Since the first publication of the Theory Of Moral Sentiments, which was so long ago as the beginning of the yearseveral corrections, and a good many illustrations of the doctrines contained in it, have occurred to me. But the various occupations in which the different accidents of my life necessarily involved me, have till now prevented me from revising this work with.
The God Delusion is a book by English biologist Richard Dawkins, a professorial fellow at New College, Oxford, and former holder of the Charles Simonyi Chair for the Public Understanding of Science at the University of Oxford.
In The God Delusion, Dawkins contends that a supernatural creator almost certainly does not exist and that belief in a personal god qualifies as a delusion, which Author: Richard Dawkins. Moral philosophy is the branch of philosophy that contemplates what is right and wrong.
It explores the nature of morality and examines how people should live their lives in relation to others. Moral philosophy has three branches. One branch, meta-ethics, investigates big picture questions such as, “What is morality?” “What is justice?” “Is there truth?” [ ].
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Didactic, exhortative, and analytic by turns, it lays the psychological foundation on which The Wealth of Nations was later to be built. In it Smith described the principles of “ human nature,” which, together with Hume and the other leading philosophers of his time, he took as a. I was asked to answer this.
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